Glimepiride is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
How it works
Glimepiride is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose.
Metformin is an anti-diabetic medicine. It restores the body's ability to use insulin, lowering the blood sugar levels. It also decreases the amount of glucose absorbed from food in the intestine and decreases glucose production in the liver.
Common side effects
Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.
Nausea, Vomiting, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Loss of appetite.